More about Chechanya see: http://www.newleftreview.net/NLR26401.shtml
The "free" demonstrators are yelling "rząd na front" - "Send the government to the front!"
We're waiting for updates.
16.40 Police used brutal force against the peaceful protest. There are witnesses to police beating up 5 people.
16.50 Two more people detained. Police said there was an offence made against the head of the Russian State. People were being taken to the komisariat at ul. Siemiradzkiego.
17.15 25 people detained.
17.44 Total is now 28 people detained.
17.47 People detained by police have been thrown into a puddle of water and so now have wet clothes. People have been kicked in the genitals and have had their hair (dreadlocks) pulled by police. Police threw two women to the ground and put their knees on the women's backs.
21.43, 26.01.2005 - detainees are now at Mogilska street 109 (telephone +48 12 615-49-21 - fax at central police station: +48 12 615 2607)